Tails : Secure OS to Stay Anonymous

Tails (unusually named tool) is actually a live Linux operating system , which intends to protects your Privacy and surf the web anonymously. Tails is an acronym for ” The Amnesic Incognito Live System”, you can run this OS from a DVD, USB memory stick or SD card.

Using Tails, you can cruise the sea called internet anonymously while safeguarding your Privacy and deceive or thwart censorship imposed by government.The main idea of using Tails is to browse the web like a boss and use any computer without leaving any traces and stop the snooper spying on you.

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Tails OS also features built-in encrypted emails and chat with private messaging.The OS supports built-in file encryption as well.Using this file encryption feature, you can save your documents to a pen drive and they’ll automatically be encrypted. So by using Tails OS, you can encrypt your files, emails and Instant-messaging chats to ensure no-one else read them.It doesn’t end here as this is secure OS is pre-loaded with software like GIMP, open-office, Audacity and more for editing purposes.

Tails uses the Tor browser by default making it that much more better when it comes to maintaining your anonymity online. Tor browser is based on Firefox and Tor is a free software used to enable anonymity, it lets you access blocked sites, hides your physical location and prevents somebody from watching over your Internet connection.

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Tails OS preserves your privacy and anonymity, you have access to cryptography tools to encrypt, circumvent censorship and use the Internet anonymously without leaving any trace on your computer.

Installing and using the tails OS is very easy, the developer website provides full instructions about how to setup and use this OS. Also in next article, we will provide instructions about how to install this OS on USB stick or SD card.
Download : Tails OS
Note : From above referred website, you can either directly download an ISO image file , plus cryptographic signature or you can use BitTorrent application for downloading the image along with cryptographic signature (used to verify the ISO file) .